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    Definition of preparing in English Dictionary

  • NounPLpreparingsPREpré-SUF-ing
    1. preparation.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of prepare.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The waitress was at her station preparing three checks. ‎
          • The conference is coming up soon and she hasn't finished preparing her presentation for it yet.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Preparing for the worst, they put away food for the winter. ‎
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles
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          Meaning of preparing for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "preparing" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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